Chamber music projects
Stabat Mater - G. B. Pergolesi
A unique version of the famous Stabat Mater with accordion player Vincent van Amsterdam, cellist Diederik van Dijk and soprano Titia van Heyst. This intimate setting enhances the emotional experience of the Lent and touches the heart.
Matangi meets Mezzo
An ode to opera
In this operatic concert Esther and the well known Matangi String Quartet offer an appealing opera experience in a chamber music setting. Music and aria's by Mozart, Händel, Purcell, Meyerbeer, Saint-Saëns, Tchaikovsky, Verdi and Wagner.
Recital with accordion player Vincent van Amsterdam
Classical accordion player Vincent van Amsterdam brings a special touch to a singer-instrumentalist collaboration. With its many different registers, the accordion acts like a one man orchestra, while it's breathing matches greatly with the singers breath flow. Together with Esther's vibrant singing their sound merges together into a unique experience for the ears. Mahler's 'Lieder eines Fahrenden Gesellen' and a selection of songs by Tchaikovksy.
Lieder from 'Des Knaben Wunderhorn'
As a mezzo, Mahler's music cannot be left out of your chamber music repertoire. In this program full of surprises and fascinating stories, Esther is joined by baritone Sven Weyens and pianist Maurice Lammerts van Bueren.